Friday, July 10, 2020
Home TV Guy Pearce and Andy Serkis in FX's A Christmas Carol Teaser

Guy Pearce and Andy Serkis in FX’s A Christmas Carol Teaser

-

FX has revealed the A Christmas Carol teaser trailer, which gives a first look at the three-part adaptation of Charles Dickens’ timeless classic. The special will premiere in December.

A Christmas Carol features a star-studded ensemble cast including Guy Pearce (Mary Queen of Scots) playing Ebenezer Scrooge, Andy Serkis (Black Panther) as Ghost of Christmas Past, Stephen Graham (This Is England) as Jacob Marley, Charlotte Riley (Peaky Blinders) as Lottie, Joe Alwyn (The Favourite) as Bob Cratchit, Vinette Robinson (Doctor Who) as Mary Cratchit, Rutger Hauer (True Blood) as the Ghost of Christmas Future, Kayvan Novak (What We Do in the Shadows) as Ali Baba, and Lenny Rush (Old Boys) as Tim Cratchit.

Produced by FX Productions, Scott Free, and Hardy Son & Baker for BBC One and FX, A Christmas Carol is a unique and original take on the Charles Dickens’ iconic ghost story written by Steven Knight (Taboo, Peaky Blinders) and a haunting, hallucinatory, spine-tingling immersion into Scrooge’s dark night of the soul. It will be directed by Nick Murphy (The Awakening).

A Christmas Carol is the first in a series of adaptions of Dickens’ novels, commissioned by Piers Wenger, Controller of BBC Drama, and Charlotte Moore, Director of BBC Content, that will air in the next few years.

What do you think about the A Christmas Carol teaser? Let us know if you’re going to watch the series in the comments below.

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links through which we earn a commission if you decide to make a purchase, at no cost to you. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter!

Receive all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

COMMENTS

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Mirko Parlevliethttp://VitalThrills.com
Mirko Parlevliet has been reporting on the entertainment industry since 1998 and founded VitalThrills.com to cover movie, TV, video game, music, and theme park news.

LATEST NEWS

Power Book II: Ghost Premiere Date and Key Art Revealed

Starz today released the first teaser art for the new STARZ Original series, Power Book II: Ghost, and announced its global premiere...

[email protected] Schedule for Friday, July 24

For the first time in its 50-year history, the San Diego Comic-Con will be held as a virtual event this month and...

Gotham City Police Department Series to Be Set in The Batman World

HBO Max announced today that it has given a series commitment to an original DC drama set in the Gotham City police...

Tesla Trailer Released on Nikola Tesla’s Birthday

IFC Films has released the Tesla trailer, which gives you a first look at the Michael Almereyda-directed film opening in theaters and...

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull – A Look Back

With this Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull feature, we're taking a look back at Lucasfilm’s other giant franchise...

Dragons Rescue Riders: Secrets of the Songwing Special Coming

Tony and Grammy Award winner Renée Elise Goldberry (​Hamilton, Fast and Furious: Spy Racers​) is joining the Rescue Riders as Melodia, in...